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Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NW 10 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 20 May 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 4am, then showers likely after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. Windy, with an east wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 4am, then showers likely after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Windy, with an east wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
3:10 am CDT May 20, 2019
3am CDT May 20, 2019-6pm CDT May 26, 2019
 
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